S. 2182 (112th): Child Care Public-Private Partnership Act of 2012

Introduced:
Mar 08, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 5877 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 31, 2012

Sponsor
Mark Begich
Junior Senator from Alaska
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 08, 2012
Length
7 pages
Related Bills
S. 442 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 04, 2013

H.R. 5877 (Related)
Child Care Public-Private Partnership Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 31, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 08, 2012
Referred to Committee Mar 08, 2012
 
Full Title

A bill to establish a program to provide child care through public-private partnerships.

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Cosponsors
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Committees

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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3/8/2012--Introduced.
Child Care Public-Private Partnership Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a business-incentive grant program to provide child care through public-private partnerships.
Requires the Secretary to make such grants to: (1) states, on a competitive basis, to enable businesses and consortia to carry out certain activities; and (2) nonprofit business organizations with expertise in management issues of a high-quality child care center to provide technical information and assistance to enable businesses to provide child care services.
Specifies that grants to businesses and consortia are meant to enable them to: (1) pay start-up costs incurred to provide child care services, (2) assist with the costs of child care services needed by their employees, and (3) pay for training and professional development for staff that provide child care services.
Gives priority in grant selection to businesses with fewer than 100 full-time employees.

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